LIBRARY

MGICOET’s Library is “Student-Centric”, user-focused, innovative, and excellence driven. Institute Library manages knowledge, both in print and digital formats, ensures seamless discovery and access to these scholarly resources, and provides faculty, students, and staff with professional support to find, evaluate, manage, and use such resources. It provides high-quality ambiance for both reflective and collaborative work and study. Its collection of about 11800 items is used by more than 1325 members and others. The library extensively uses social media for improved communication and interaction. This is the reflection of library’s continuous engagement with its users as a valuable partner in their learning and research.

MGICOET’s Library plays an important role in acquiring organizing and disseminating of information.  It is situated at ground floor having a carpet area of 400 sqm. The Library has a rich collection of  Text Books, Reference Books and National / International Journals, compact discs, Bound volumes in the fields of Science, Engineering.  Books are classified as per the Dewey decimal classification system (DDC 22nd Ed.).  The Library provides automated services using ‘DRONA ERP’ software application. All books are bar-coded resulting in fast circulation and searching of books. The library also has open source CALIBRE software which stores large collection of EBooks. This software is used by members of library to read and download eBooks within the institute campus.

Collections and Resources

Sr. No

Name of Item

Quantity

1

Numbers of Books

11700

2

Number of Titles

1509

3

Number of Magazines / Journals / Periodicals

42

4

Number of CDs

450 Volumes

5

Number of Students Projects

-

6

Number of News Papers

13

7

NPTEL Video Courses

30

8

No. of PC’s with Internet Connectivity

10

 

Sections and Services

Sections

Services

Digital Library sections

NPTEL E-RESOURCES

INTERNET

PRINTING

Reference section

Reference Books

Reprography

Scanning

Journals & News Paper section

Current awareness Reading & OPAC

Circulation Section

Book Issue & Return

OPAC Book-bank

Reading

Acquisition & Processing Section

New Book Processing

Bindery Section

Book Binding

Reprography

Xerox facility

Librarian Office

Overall Administration

 

Guidelines for Issue of Books

Category of Member

No. of Books to be issue

Duration

Under Graduate Students

05

10 days/semester

Post Graduate Students

10

10 days/semester

Faculty / Academic Staff

10

For one Semester

Technical Supporting staff

02

1 Month

 

Library Automation

The Library has fairly well-equipped computers and Network infrastructure to facilitate use of its computer and web-based services. The Library has its own sub-LAN, which in turn, connected to the campus LAN. Library uses DRONA ERP Library software package which is integrated multi-user, multi-tasking library information software that supports all in-house operations of the library. The software extends the facilities like Catalogue, Circulation, Utility, Serial Control, and Acquisition. The database of books available in the library is being updated on day to day basis.

Key features of MGICOET Library

–   Fully Computerized library system (DRONA software)

–     CALIBRE software for eBooks

–     Internet facility

–      NPTEL Facility

–      Information service from CDROM

–      Books lending service (Bar coding on all books)

–      New Arrivals

–      OPAC (On Line Public Access Catalogue)

–       Reference Services

–       Book Bank facility

–      Reprographic Service

–      Printing & scanning facility

–      Safety (Fire Extinguisher & CCTV)

–      Daily News Papers

Library Timing

Day

Time

Monday To Friday

Regular Library working hours: 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

On Holiday(as per demands)

8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Preparation Leave Period

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 

During examination days

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 

During Vacation

8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Library Committee

Sr. No.

Name

Designation

Department

1

Dr. C. M. Jadhao

Chairman

Principal of Institute

2

Dr. P. M. Hasabnis

Coordinator

CSE

3

Prof. Roshan Marode

Member

MECH

4

Prof. Kaustubh Pathak

Member

EXTC

5

Prof. Shraddha Dhoot

Member

ELPO

6

Dr. Chetan Palan

Member

ASH

7

Prof. Payal Mankar

Member

Civil

8

Mrs. Shubhangini Akotkar

Librarian

Library

9

Mr. Sagar Bhaltadak

Student

4th Year ELPO